Working languages:
English to Spanish
English to Catalan
Spanish to Catalan
Catalan to Spanish
French to Catalan

Helena Borrell Carreras
Accuracy and reliability - EN>ES, EN>CA

Spain
Local time: 17:04 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: Catalan Native in Catalan, Spanish Native in Spanish
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Subtitling, MT post-editing
Expertise
Specializes in:
Education / PedagogyGeneral / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Government / PoliticsTourism & Travel
JournalismPoetry & Literature
LinguisticsMarketing / Market Research
Finance (general)Medical (general)

Rates
English to Spanish - Rates: 0.06 - 0.07 EUR per word / 25 - 30 EUR per hour
English to Catalan - Rates: 0.06 - 0.07 EUR per word / 25 - 30 EUR per hour
Spanish to Catalan - Rates: 0.06 - 0.07 EUR per word / 25 - 30 EUR per hour
Catalan to Spanish - Rates: 0.06 - 0.07 EUR per word / 25 - 30 EUR per hour
French to Catalan - Rates: 0.06 - 0.07 EUR per word / 25 - 30 EUR per hour

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 24, Questions answered: 16, Questions asked: 6
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, PayPal
Translation education PhD - University of Exeter
Experience Years of translation experience: 14. Registered at ProZ.com: Oct 2009. Became a member: Sep 2017.
Credentials English to Spanish (University of Exeter, verified)
English to Catalan (University of Exeter, verified)
Catalan (Universitat de Girona, verified)
Spanish to Catalan (University of Girona)
Catalan to Spanish (University of Girona)


Memberships ITI, APTIC
Software Adobe Photoshop, Indesign, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Pagemaker, Powerpoint, QuarkXPress, SDL TRADOS, Wordbee
Website http://www.traduccioicorreccio.cat
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices Helena Borrell Carreras endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines.
Bio

I am a qualified translator and editor, PhD in Modern Languages (translation), based in Barcelona. My language pairs are: English>Spanish, English>Catalan and Spanish<>Catalan.

— I have experience in: humanities and social sciences, marketing, travel and accommodation, journalism, arts and culture, education, banking and finance, and medical and legal translation. I have also worked on translating technical texts pertaining to several subfields, such as bioengineering, packaging industry, beauty salons, audiovisual industry, restaurant menus, etc. 

— Daily output: 2,500 words.

— Member of the Association of Professional Translators and Interpreters of Catalonia (APTIC) and the Institute of Translation and Interpreting (ITI) - Western Regional Group.

— I am also a lecturer at the Open University of Catalonia, where I have taught Cultural Studies, Translation and Literature.

If you are interested in translating minority languages and colloquial registers, you can read my thesis here.

To find out more, visit my website

This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 28
PRO-level pts: 24


Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering4
Art/Literary4
Medical4
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Education / Pedagogy8
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters4
Mechanics / Mech Engineering4
Medical: Health Care4
Psychology4

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Keywords: Catalan, Spanish, English, translator, proofreader, banking, finance, education, journalism, linguistics, politics, tourism, travel, technical.






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